glit-1

Summary

Gene Symbol: glit-1
Description: GLIoTactin (Drosophila neuroligin-like) homolog
Alias: GLIoTactin (Drosophila neuroligin-like) homolog
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Maciejowski J, Ahn J, Cipriani P, Killian D, Chaudhary A, Lee J, et al. Autosomal genes of autosomal/X-linked duplicated gene pairs and germ-line proliferation in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 2005;169:1997-2011 pubmed
    ..We present hypotheses for evolutionary mechanisms that may underlie germ-line/soma subfunctionalization of duplicated genes, taking into account the role of X chromosome silencing in the germ line and analogous mammalian phenomena. ..
  2. Tischler J, Lehner B, Chen N, Fraser A. Combinatorial RNA interference in Caenorhabditis elegans reveals that redundancy between gene duplicates can be maintained for more than 80 million years of evolution. Genome Biol. 2006;7:R69 pubmed

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